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About

If you seek to contribute to the building of peace, sustainable development, and intercultural dialogue through education, the IEC: International Educating Class programme at UC Leuven-Limburg blends theory and practice of capacity building, development work, and education into one exploratory and enterprising trajectory.

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

What's our ambition?

The IEC: International Educating Class programme at UC Leuven-Limburg  empowers teachers and future educators for their jobs in the 21st century, as entrepreneurs, as researchers and as learning specialists. Students are challenged to find new ways to creatively respond to the current needs of their work environments and to think up plausible courses of positive, innovative action for the future through methods like:

  • intercultural dialogue
  • global citizenship education
  • sustainable development goals
  • story sharing
  • scenario
  • peace building
  • education for change
  • authentic learning contexts
  • collaborative project work
  • educational fieldtrips  to Unesco Paris, OECD, Peace palace ...

Programme Structure

The IEC comprises two semester programmes that can be followed in any sequence or as separate entities:

  • Entrepreneurial Educators for Change - fall programme in Sept-Jan (30 ECTS)
  • Learning for a Sustainable Future - spring programme in Feb-June ( 30 ECTS).

To graduate from the Postgraduate Certificate Programme Education for the Future, you must obtain at least 30 ECTS (European Credit Transfer System).

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 6 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

30 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
79
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • We will accept your diploma/degree/certificate if it grants access to a similar degree programme in higher education in the country where the diploma/degree was issued.  
  • We use international  recognition databases, such as UK NARIC, Nuffic NL, to assess your diploma/degree.  
  • We expect you to have a score/grading at the 75th percentile or higher (e.g. GCE Advanced Level with a minimum score of "C") or similar academic achievement.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1750 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1750 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 6 months.
  • EU/EEA

    1750 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1750 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 6 months.

Part time:

  • Fixed: €250
  • Variable: €50 per credit

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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